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See who won at the 2023 SWMI Regional Chamber awards

The Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber’s hosted its annual Business Recognition Breakfast Awards Ceremony & Annual Meeting Friday morning. Several local businesses and individuals were awarded for their contributions to the community. See the winners below, with a

Leona B. Johnson

Leona B. Johnson, 83 of South Haven, passed away at home surrounded by family on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. Born on April 13, 1939 in Heber Arkansas to James and Mary Sellers. United in marriage on December

Berrien County Chief Deputy retiring

Berrien County Sheriff Paul Bailey isn’t the only one retiring from the department soon. He tells us Chief Deputy Robert Boyce is also stepping down. “I’m going to have my chief deputy retire, so I’ve got to

MSU Holds Vigil For Shooting Victims

The victims of this week’s mass shooting at Michigan State University are being remembered. Thousands gathered on campus Wednesday for a candlelight vigil after three students were killed and at least five others were injured Monday night.

Susan M. Smith

Miss Susan Marie Smith, age 59 years, formerly of Niles, Michigan, daughter, sister, aunt, swimmer, singer, and proud Chippewa died at 9:46 a.m. on Saturday, February 11, 2023 with her brother at her side at Saint Joseph